A participant from the US in last week's free call on Career Management and Job Search issues has been out of work for awhile and I asked her what she'd been doing to find a job. She replied by saying that there were 'no jobs...Read More
What is a killer resume? I've included an example to download below. But first a few thoughts. A killer resume is a resume that gets you an interview. Period. It may not be the flashiest, fanciest, most unusual or best designed resume. But it has...Read More
I introduced the third step in the Critical Path to Career Management (which I am now calling The Critical Path to a Great Career!), “Mastering Your Skills”, in my last newsletter. As I mentioned, these skills actually fall into 3 different categories; Career Management Skills...Read More
During the last 16 years I’ve worked with thousands of companies. I’ve seen what great companies do to keep their staff and I’ve seen (and made a lot of money from as a recruiter) what companies do to drive staff away. I now back my own...Read More
Using robust and multiple job search strategies will make all the difference in how long you look for a new job, especially if you are unemployed. The third step in the Critical Path to Career Management is “Mastering Your Skills”. These skills actually fall into 3...Read More
Make your mark: Find your Unique Value Proposition to Reignite Your Professional Passion – the second step in the Critical Path to Career Management.
I got it wrong. For 15 years I got it wrong. During that time as a recruiter I saw many candidates walk into my office with a common complaint. “I’m just not happy,” they would tell me. “I’ve lost my passion (assuming they ever had...Read More